Those familiar with custom framing know there is a frame for every kind of artwork. For this show, we’re doing something different- 

Make a painting for the frame!


ENTRY FEE

$40, due when you pick up your 8x10” frame. Fee includes cost of entry and all framing required for your piece. Oils will be fit. Watercolors will receive glass and mats where required. Pastels will be framed with spacers. All costs incurred with framing are covered by the $40 entry fee.


FRAME PICK UP

Available anytime beginning Monday, March 18th at Custom Art Framing. Frames will be wrapped in brown paper.  Don’t procrastinate on picking up your frame. There is a limited quantity and you want all the time you have to create your masterpiece!


FINISHED ART DUE 

Friday, May 31 allowing us time to fit pieces properly, add glass where needed. 


OPENING RECEPTION 

Friday, June 7 from 6-8pm, artists’ attendance is strongly requested.


PRICING YOUR ART

Please price your work to sell.  *Pricing guidelines will be at the gallery at drop-off to help those unsure of where to price their work. Standard commission rates of 60% to the artist/40% to the gallery will be in effect for this show.


ADDITIONAL GUIDELINES

All art medium accepted, as long as, the finished artwork fits into the 8x10” frame provided. Works on paper (watercolors, pen & inks, etc.) may be smaller and accompanied by a mat, provided by Gallery9, if needed. Frame cannot be altered or painted. Art orientation is artists choice.


We also ask all participating artists to assist in marketing the show/ inviting guests to attend.


AWARDS

Ribbons will be awarded and a cash prize given to The Best in Show.


Prizes will be determined by a team of judges.


JUDGING CRITERIA

Judges will determine Best in Show based on how well original artwork interprets frame design and style, as well as, execution and skill. Judges TBA.


We hope you will participate in this exciting show!


THE GREAT FRAME UP

45 CENTRAL STREET NORWOOD, MA 02062 P: 781.762.3300 F: 781.762.3378 EMAIL US  HOURS: M 11-4, T 11-6, W 11-8, TH 11-6, F 11-6,  S 10-4

The Great Frame Up is honored to be sponsored by Roma Moulding.


Roma’s designs have become the company’s trademark. Their passion and relentless pursuit of style and excellence has fashioned the “Made in Italy” legacy for which Roma is recognized industry wide.